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WaveBreak Tsunami Shelter / Tsunami Shelter concept

WaveBreak Tsunami Shelter
WaveBreak Tsunami Shelter

The subduction zone earthquake is a potential hazard to the people who live nearby the coastal area.The tsunami contains huge amount of energy and harm our homeland.
The new structure tsunami shelter is designed for dispersing the huge power of the tsunami wave and lower the damage to the coastal area also the area behind, it can prevent the house from washing away, thereby increasing the survivor.During the tsunami it will be a power outage.The shelter makes use of the wave power and transform it into hydropower to bring the emergency power supply.
Since the shelter can stand ,also lower the amount of money and time for homeland rebuilding.

University

Shu-Te University

Shu-Te University
Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

Nga Yin Abb Si,
Shu-Te University